The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Test Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Engineer
Rank 323 321 329
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 8 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.065% 0.034% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.036% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 1
Average salary £49,500 £53,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.90% -2.27%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £38,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.49% -10.00%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11391 11129 12136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.27% 93.27% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9542 9767 11066
Average salary £52,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Test Engineer
London

Senior Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Test Engineer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Senior Test Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Test Engineer across the City of London region.

Senior Test Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Senior Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior Test Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Test Engineer in their job title.

1 15 (60.00%) Finance
2 14 (56.00%) BDD
3 12 (48.00%) Calabash
3 12 (48.00%) TDD
4 11 (44.00%) SQL
5 9 (36.00%) .NET
5 9 (36.00%) C#
5 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (36.00%) Cucumber
5 9 (36.00%) Test Automation
6 8 (32.00%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (32.00%) ISTQB
6 8 (32.00%) ISEB
7 7 (28.00%) Web Services
7 7 (28.00%) XML
7 7 (28.00%) HTML
7 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
7 7 (28.00%) Selenium
7 7 (28.00%) SOA
7 7 (28.00%) JBehave
7 7 (28.00%) LINQ
7 7 (28.00%) Robotium
8 6 (24.00%) Apple iOS
8 6 (24.00%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (24.00%) WebDriver
8 6 (24.00%) Android
8 6 (24.00%) FitNesse
8 6 (24.00%) Banking
8 6 (24.00%) JUnit

Senior Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior Test Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Test Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) SS7
1 2 (8.00%) SIGTRAN
1 2 (8.00%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Calabash
2 9 (36.00%) Cucumber
3 7 (28.00%) Selenium
3 7 (28.00%) JBehave
3 7 (28.00%) Robotium
4 6 (24.00%) WebDriver
4 6 (24.00%) FitNesse
4 6 (24.00%) JUnit
5 5 (20.00%) CruiseControl
5 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 5 (20.00%) Hudson
6 4 (16.00%) JIRA
7 2 (8.00%) SpecFlow
8 1 (4.00%) xUnit.net
8 1 (4.00%) eggPlant
8 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (60.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Banking
3 5 (20.00%) Retail
4 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) .NET
2 7 (28.00%) Web Services
2 7 (28.00%) XML
2 7 (28.00%) HTML
2 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (28.00%) LINQ
3 3 (12.00%) SOAP
4 2 (8.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (24.00%) Blackberry
2 5 (20.00%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (24.00%) Android
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Solaris
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) BDD
2 12 (48.00%) TDD
3 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (36.00%) Test Automation
4 7 (28.00%) SOA
5 5 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (12.00%) Scrum
7 1 (4.00%) Automation Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Stress Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Time Management
7 1 (4.00%) Data Cleansing
7 1 (4.00%) Data Validation
7 1 (4.00%) Web Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Validation
7 1 (4.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) C#
3 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.00%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) ISTQB
1 8 (32.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) HP
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
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